Ramaphosa talks soaring oil prices with Saudi King

2018-07-12 19:52

In a bid to arrest soaring oil prices, South Africa has urged Saudi Arabia to increase oil production.

Economic ministers mull over fuel price issue

2018-07-07 09:00

Cabinet's economic cluster is considering allowing the state's expert panel on zero-rated VAT items to expand the scope of its work to include reviewing the recent fuel price hikes.

South Africa pays R5 more for petrol than the rest of Southern Africa – here’s how we compare to the rest of the world

2018-07-04 07:10

Inland, petrol now costs more than R16 for the first time. But a global comparison in prices puts SA roughly in the middle of an enormously wide range of petrol prices paid around the world.

PETROL SHOCKER: Inland price spurts over R16/litre

2018-07-01 11:46

Both grades of petrol, 93 and 95 (ULP & LRP), will again increase on Wednesday, taking the inland per litre pump price to over R16, the Department of Energy has announced.

More petrol price hikes for SA: 'Oil down but Rand pummels fuel price' - AA

2018-06-15 11:09

SA motorists will have to brace themselves as fuel prices look set for another jump going into July, says Automobile Association.

Feeling pain at the pumps? Top 10 tips to help you save on fuel

2018-05-30 11:02

The imminent fuel price that takes place in June forces consumers to tighten their belts even further. Take a look at these 10 tips to help you save fuel.

How the rising petrol price will affect your pocket

2018-05-17 07:18

A projected massive hike in the fuel price follows successive spikes in April and May, amid further tax increases, a weaker rand and a strengthening Brent crude oil price.

Another petrol price knock for SA motorists

2018-04-26 15:44

The price of petrol will increase by 49c a litre on 2 May, Minister of Energy Jeff Radebe announced.

Petrol price breakdown

2018-04-10 11:14

Wondering why petrol is so pricey? As this is something every motorist should be informed about, the Automobile Association has published a breakdown of the fuel price to explain where the money goes to.

Petrol Price: Beware of a false sense of security

2018-02-04 06:00

Motorists will welcome a petrol price decrease this month, thanks to the stronger rand, but the cost of fuel is volatile and, while we may see some relief this year, further increases are likely.


When the petrol price increases, my salary decreases – KZN taxi driver

2018-07-11 19:46

Among the demands of a group of taxi drivers is that government decreases fuel prices by 35%.

Bruce Whitfield: Here’s why there is no escaping high petrol prices – and what government can do to make it better

2018-07-04 13:03

Despite its protestations, the government controls two important parts of the petrol price equation. It can't do much about those, true, but it can make the high price bite less.

PETROL PRICE INFOGRAPHIC: What your R16/litre is covering

2018-07-03 18:07

The price South Africa would pay to import fuel from overseas refineries up to the port is only R7.50. So why are we paying R16/l for the inland pump price for petrol?

SA Uber drivers strike as fuel prices skyrocket

2018-06-18 15:29

Some Uber drivers in South Africa have gone on strike as the cost of running cars increases with higher fuel prices.

After this week's increase, a litre of petrol will cost twice as much as Coke. Here's how it stacks up to other household items

2018-06-05 13:46

South Africans are paying almost R16 for a litre of petrol. That makes it the same as – or more expensive than – these household items.

Soaring petrol prices in SA: Here are a few fuel-saving tips

2018-05-30 08:42

Motorists will not be breathing a sigh of relief any time soon as another, even higher, increase is expected for June. Here are a few fuel saving techniques that can help you.

Motorists in for another massive petrol price spike

2018-05-15 13:33

The fuel price outlook for motorists is grim amid a weaker currency and boiling world oil price, the Automobile Association has warned.

SA motorists to cough up for oil price spike - AA

2018-04-16 14:18

South African motorists can expect sharp increases in fuel prices at the end of April, warns the Automobile Association.

Petrol price relief for motorists

2018-02-05 09:09

The per litre price of all grades of petrol will be cheaper from this Wednesday, the Department of Energy has announced.

Cheaper petrol on cards for motorists

2018-01-29 19:19

Motorists can look forward to cheaper fuel prices in February thanks to a rampant rand, the Automobile Association predicts.

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